Members from our schools have noticed an increase in students arriving at school without having eaten breakfast, with several reporting this was because there was not enough food or money at home. We have been actively researching this issue throughout our member schools, with pupils and staff completing a survey and conversations taking place with teachers and headteachers.
After a successful campaign to get local authorities to agree to welcoming Syrian refugees, we are working on building welcoming communities in North East Wales.
TCC is also part of the Welsh Refugee Coalition, and the Nation of Sanctuary steering group, working on national issues, events, and policy change.
In 2015 TCC met with Assembly Members to bring in a moratorium on fracking Wales. Now we are working to bring in a full ban, ahead of Wales gaining power over fracking in October 2018.